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Thursday, 12 July 2018

Shabby Chic at CRAFT challenge


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Good Morning,
Today over at Craft challenge we have a new challenge and this week it’s ..
Shabby Chic
Our fabulous sponsor for this challenge s
For my DT card I used With Love Perfume



The image is coloured with Promarkers.
The beautiful paper and post card are from Belle Papillon from Polkadoodles.
I used a Maryanne Die for the sentiment.
The lace, pearls and flowers are from my stash.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges….
Aud Sentiments Challenge 2W,E5  #207 Flowers + A Sentiment  (W2 of 2)
Crafting By Designs - W, F, 3E - Anything Goes
Creative Moments - 2W, 3E, Always Anything Goes (W1 of 2)
Pause Dream Enjoy - W, E3, #28 - Anything Goes
Passion For Promarkers Challenge W - must use promarkers - #452 - Hip To Be Square
Through The Craft Room Door W, 2E - Always Anything Goes 
Digi Choosday Challenge -W,E2, - #28 - Anything Goes
Always Fun Challenges - W, E3, Top 3 awarded - #66 ANYTHING GOES
Incy Wincy Designs - 1st & 3rd Monday, 5E -  FLOWERS (Week 2)

Wednesday, 11 July 2018

It's Christmas at I Love Promarkers


Good Morning,
We have a new challenge over at I Love Promarkers.
This fortnight we would like to see
Anything Goes / Optional Twist –Christmas in July
How you interpret this is completely up to you, as long as you make sure you follow the theme and you MUST use either ProMarkers, BrushMarkers, AquaMarkers or Trias on your work, if not you entry will be deleted.

Our generous sponsor for this challenge is …..
For my DT card I chose


The image was coloured with Promarkers.
The chalkboard papers are from Clare Tale’s Christmas Chalkboard collection - here
The sentiment was made on the PC.
I added Glossy Accents to his goggles and semi transparent glitter to his bead and fur.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges….
A Snowflakes Promise M, 2nd Tues, E3 #53- Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiment Designs W, 1E, SIO -  Christmas In July
Ike's World 4W, 1E #110 Anything Goes with a twist: Christmas in July (week 2)
Crafting from the Heart - W, E3, F - #214 ANYTHING GOES
Whoopsi Daisy Challenges - M, 1st Monday, E2 (E3 with WD image) must use digital image or image from CD - ANYTHING GOES WITH OPTION CHRISTMAS IN JULY
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas W,must be Christmas   - #393 - Anything Christmas Goes - optional theme: use twine or ribbon
Creative Craft Cottage Challenges (M, P7, F, E3) #109 - The most Wonderful time of the Year

Thursday, 5 July 2018

Inspiration Picture at CRAFT


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Good Morning,
Today over at Craft challenge we have a new challenge and this week it’s ..

An Inspiration Pcture
Our fabulous sponsors for this challenge are

For my DT card I used  '100% To Charity Digital Stamp Set Kawaii Seals & Big Eye Girl On Rescue Boat Image Set No. 284 by Lizzy Love' by Oddball Art
This is a charity stamp, 100% of the proceeds of the sale of this stamp go towards saving the seals!

 
 
I decided to place the image on a cloud design paper from the Nitwit Collection ‘Goin Bananas’ - here
I then fussy cut some waves from the Nitwit Collection From the Sea - here and used foam tape to give them dimension.
The image was coloured with Promarkers.
The frame was made using a Sue Wilson Die and the sentiment was made on the PC.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges……
Through The Craft Room Door W, 2E - Always Anything Goes 
Always Happy Birthday (M, P1, E4, must be birthday)- July - Birthday + option Cake
2 Crafty Critter Crazies (M, P1, E5, must have a critter) #16 - Anything Goes with a Critter
Animal Friends Challenge (M, P1, E3, must have an animal) #64 – Water
Double D Challenges - 2W,1st/3rd Wed, E3 - Nautical/See Mood Board* (W1 of 2)
Creative Moments - 2W, 3E, Always Anything Goes (W2 of 2)
Digi Choosday Challenge -W,E2, - #27 - Anything Goes
Tuesday Throwdown W - #399 - The Great Outdoors
 

Sunday, 1 July 2018

Create Your Own Design paper.


Good Morning,

Today we have a brand new challenge over at 613 Avenue Create.

As always its Anything Goes with the Optional Twist – Create Your Own Design paper.

How you do this is entirely up to you.




I created my design paper digitally by creating a background colour and then stamping using 'Great Escape Brushes & Stamps' by Katie Pertiet.
The text was added using the stamp feature in Craft Artist 2 by Serif
The mage is coloured with Promarkers.
The banners were created on the PC and then fussy cut.
The ribbon and bling are both from my stash.
I would like to enter this into the following challenges ……



·         Colour Crazy Challenge - W, 2E  - No. 256- ANYTHING GOES· 
       
Crafting-With-Friends - 2W, 3E - No.70 - ALWAYS ANYTHING GOES (W2 of 2) 
         Creative Fingers - M, 3E, No totally digital projects - No. 147 - JUNE - ANYTHING GOES 
·         Polkadoodles - W, C10 - No. 26 - ANYTHING GOES·        
QKR Stampede – W, 4E, SIO – No. 302 ANYTHING GOES

Simply Papercraft - M, Last Fri - JUNE- No. 58  - ANYTHING GOES

Little Miss Muffet Challenges 2W,1E,SIO Always Anything Goes







Thursday, 28 June 2018

Thank You at CRAFT


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Good Morning,
Today over at Craft challenge we have a new challenge and this week it’s ..
Thank you
Our fabulous sponsors for this challenge are


And our Star of the Month Sponsor is


For my DT card I used   Thank You Digital Stamp - QKR
 
 I decided to make a pop up box card this week using papers and elements from Belle Papillon from Polkadoodles. I am going to use this set over and over – it is gorgeous!
I coloured the stars and background of the sentiment with Promarkers.
If you would like to make one of these cards, there are loads of tutorials on the internet. They are super easy and have the ‘wow’ factor.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges…..
                      Artistic Inspirations - 2W, E3, F - #203 ANYTHING GOES   (Week 1
Crafting from the Heart - W, E3, F - #212 ANYTHING GOES
Dream Valley Challenges - 2W, 3E, C10 - #182 ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL (Week 1) 
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenges - W, ATG except for Theme on 5th Monday of a month, E3 - #1825 - Anything Goes
Crafter's Castle M, 1st Sat., E3 - June - #6 - Anything Goes + option: More Than 1 fold

Paper Shelter Challenge - W, 3E, SIO, #345 - Digital Images or Digital Papers

Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Three different embellishments at I Love Promarkers


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Good Morning,
We have a new challenge over at I Love Promarkers.
This fortnight we would like to see
Anything Goes ? Optional Twist –Use 3 Different Embellishments
How you interpret this is completely up to you, as long as you make sure you follow the theme and you MUST use either ProMarkers, BrushMarkers, AquaMarkers or Trias on your work, if not you entry will be deleted.

Our generous sponsor for this challenge is …..


For my DT card I chose
 
 
The image was coloured with Promarkers.
The gorgeous papers are from Bloomsical Summer Digital Papers – here
The charm was from my stash – originally from ebay.
The ribbon was from my stash – Berties Bows.
The aeroplane button was a gift from America.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges….
Always Fun Challenges - W, E3, Top 3 awarded - #64 FUN AT THE BEACH
Artistic Inspirations - 2W, E3, F - #203 ANYTHING GOES   (Week 1 )
Crafting from the Heart - W, E3, F - #212 ANYTHING GOES
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenges - W, ATG except for Theme on 5th Monday of a month, E3 - #1825 - Anything Goes
Stamps & Fun = Creativity - 2W, JFF -  #327 SUMMER (Week 1)
·         Dare 2B Artzy Challenges - M, 1st Sunday, E3 - (June) Bright Colors
·         Dragonfly Dreams - M, Winner + Top Picks – (June) Anything Goes  
·         Crafty Sentiment Designs W, 1E, SIO -  Anything Goes·        
Creates and Makes M, 3E, last Tue - #22 - Anything Goes
City Crafter Challenge W - #418 Seaside Photo Inspiration*
Ike's World 4W, 1E #109 Anything Goes with a twist-
Song Inspiration (week 4) – ‘Oh I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside’
Passion For Promarkers Challenge W - must use promarkers - #450 – Weather
Show us Your Pussies - M, Cat Only Challenge, June -  Furrything Goes
Through The Craft Room Door W, 2E - Always Anything Goes 







Thursday, 21 June 2018

Summer has arrived at CRAFT


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Good Morning,
Today over at Craft challenge we have a new challenge and this week it’s ..
Summer
Our fabulous sponsors for this challenge are
For my DT card I used   From My Garden
 


I coloured the flowers and edge of the sentiment stamp with Promarkers.
The foliage was die cut using a set of dies I got from ‘The Works’.
The papers and flowers are from the Nitwits Digi kit – Time For tea Too
The gems are from my stash.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges…..
International Art & Soul - 2W, E3, badge awards, all crafting - #35 Sentiment as Main Focus (W2 of 2)
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - 2W (1st & 3rd Sun) E3 Always Anything Goes

Crafting From the Heart – Anything Goes
Paper Shelter Challenge - W, 3E, SIO, #344 - Summer VibesCrafty Sentiment Designs W, 1E, SIO -  Anything Goes
Digi Choosday Challenge -W,E2, - #25 - Anything Goes


Lemon Shortbread 2W, E3, no digital projects - #70 - Always Anything Goes (Week 1)
Through The Craft Room Door W, 2E - Always Anything Goes